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Plumbing and Fire Protection Basic Certificate

Construction Technology Plumbing and Fire Protection

Basic Certificate (BC)

View the Semester Map Plumbing and Fire Protection Basic Certification

Details: Basic Certificate (BC)

Career Pathway

Credit Hours (CH)

16

Program/Plan Number

753

Funding Options

Open For Enrollment

Yes

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Courses

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Prerequisites

 CH

General Education Requirements

 CH

Program Core Requirements

16  CH
Business and CommercialTechTC1
330BSCM 532-1
Basic Computer Technology 1
Course provides students with an overview of the basic computer concepts and terminology, the internet and the Microsoft Office applications. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
Technology 332
332TECH 409
Construction Safety 1
This course is intended to provide the student with a basic understanding of safety practices found in the construction industry. Emphasis will be placed upon those areas in construction that are most hazardous, using OSHA standards as a guide. Upon successful completion, students will be issued the OSHA construction safety and health 10-hour course completion card. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 432
Basic Arc Welding 1
In this course, the student will concentrate and master basic welding skills and techniques. An overview of the safety rules and procedures will also be provided. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 434-1
Introduction To Plumbing 3
This course is designed to provide an overview of the plumbing trade which includes the history and safety and sanitation procedures. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 435-1
Plumbing Tools & Equipment 2
This course is designed to provide the student with an overview of the types of tools and equipment used in the plumbing trades. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 436
Plumbing Codes 1
This course is designed to introduce students to the regulations of Illinois Department of Public Health. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 437
Basic Plumbing Related Math 1
This course is designed to teach the basic application of mathematics pertinent to the plumbing industry. Emphasis will be placed on actual measurements and calculations of pipe and other fittings.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in 332TECH 434
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 438-1
Intro To Fire Protection 3
This course is designed to provide an overview of the fire protection and sprinkler trade. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 439-1
Home Plumbing System 4
This course is designed to provide an overview of the plumbing systems within a home. Those systems include: waste, vent and water piping. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 448-1
Vocational Physical Training I 1
Vocational Physical Training focus on preparing students for the physical challenges that line worker careers require. Students learn the basic of nutrition and how what we eat fuels our bodies. Students will learn proper techniques to stretch, warm up and physically train. Emphasis is given to cardiovascular training as well as leg and upper body strength. Instructors work with students to overcome physical challenges and fears for basic pole climbing. Student must earn a "C" or better in course to advance to Vocational Physical Training II. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 462
Vocational Physical Training II 1
Vocational Physical Training focuses on preparing students for the physical challenges that line worker careers require. Students will build upon the skills developed in Vocational Physical Training I. Students will learn how to select foods to provide optimum health and the best sources of energy. Students will learn how to read labels and how to use food to cleanse and maintain overall health. Students will build upon techniques for stretching, warming up and physical training. Student must earn a grade of C or better in course to advance to Vocational Physical Training III. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in 332TECH 448.
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 463
Vocational Physical Training III 1
Vocational Physical Training focuses on preparing students for the physical challenges that line worker careers require. Students will build upon the skills developed in Vocational Physical Training II. Students will learn how to produce ideal body composition through food intake and how to balance other physical dimensions of self through physical activities. Students will learn advanced techniques to stretch, warm up and physically train. Student must earn a C or better to satisfy course and certificate completion. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in 332TECH 462.
Offered at: Kennedy-King

Additional Requirements

 CH

Elective Program Requirements

 CH

Area of Focus

 CH

Focus Electives

 CH

 CH
Total Minimum Credit Hours
 

Career Pathways

Construction Technology Construction Technology

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